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News 2018

Harper College personal trainer Joe Mago works with client

Harper personal trainer offers tips for the holidays

December 19, 2018

Staying healthy during the holiday season can be a challenge, but Harper College personal trainer Joe Mago says you can fend off weight gain by following a few tips. Read More


We Are Harper: Yusra Iftegar

December 18, 2018

Yusra Iftegar believes passion and hard work are the keys to success in the Nutrition program at Harper College. Read More


Realizing Dreams: Jori Giesey and Donna Penkava Grzegorek

December 14, 2018

Celebrating Harper's donors and the students' dreams they help realize. Read More

Harper alumni working at Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital gather at a recent Stand Up and Be Counted event

Harper College celebrates partnership with Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital

December 13, 2018

Harper College recognized Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital through its Stand Up and Be Counted program, an initiative that celebrates area employers that hire Harper alumni. Read More


Harper alumna takes barbecue to new heights

December 05, 2018

Kristina Gaardbo, co-owner of Chicago Culinary Kitchen, credits her time as a student at Harper and the years in the nursing field with giving her the foundational skills to be a successful business owner and helping launch into this chapter of her adventure. Read More

Harper College Dean Rebecca Lake receives the ICCCA Innovation Award from ICCCA President-elect Michael Boyd

Harper's partnership with Zurich wins ICCCA Innovation Award

December 04, 2018

Harper College’s partnership with Zurich North America offering registered apprenticeships has been awarded a 2018 Illinois Council of Community College Administrators Innovation Award. Read More

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Basic Search Tips!

November 30, 2018

Do you need help searching the Library’s databases? Watch this short video to learn basic tips on searching our databases through EBSCOhost. Discover how to pick out keywords, rephrase your search, and other tips to help find the information you need. Read More

LCC Food drive

Five Rings on a Giving Tree

November 29, 2018

For five years in a row, Harper’s Learning and Career Center in Prospect Heights has hosted the Prospect Height’s Police Department’s annual Thanksgiving food drive and distribution. More than 139 local families, including 30 families of Harper students, were helped by this year’s drive. Read More

sam giordano

We Are Harper: Samuel Giordano

November 28, 2018

Samuel Giordano, Fire Science Technology Program Director at Harper College, is motivated by preparing the next generation of Fire Science students for the challenges ahead. Read More

Dr. Kenneth Ender

Dr. Ender named to Pritzker's Educational Success Committee

November 27, 2018

Dr. Kenneth Ender, President of Harper College, will serve on Gov.-elect J.B. Pritzker’s Educational Success Committee to help advise and guide the incoming administration. Read More

Last Updated: 2/13/24